This Avanos institution, right in the centre of town, is a rambling stone house with rooms full of kilims (pileless woven rugs), old black-and-white photographs, intricately carved cupboards and suzanis (Uzbek bedspreads), all set around a courtyard brimming with plants and quirky antiques. Looked after by incredibly knowledgeable and helpful management, Kirkit is the perfect base for trips around Cappadocia.
Rooms at the Kirkit Hotel have stone walls and wooden furnishings,some of which is antique. They include a private bathroom with a shower. Some rooms have balconies with views of the Kizilirmak River.
Hotel Kirkit serves local wine in the restaurant, and provides live music in the central courtyard. Guests can also rent a bicycle and explore the countryside.
Nearby leisure activities include hiking, cycling, and horse riding. The town of Zelve is 5 km away.